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==History==
 
==History==
Currently used as apartments and privately owned.
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The Whitley County Farm was first built in 1936. It served the community as a county home until 2001. The property contains the large, brick main house, a barn, and a pole barn. There is a cemetery for the farm located across the road from the home. The property is currently used as apartments and privately owned.<ref>Hassett, Kayla. "The County Home in Indiana : A Forgotten Response to Poverty and Disability." Diss. Ed. Vera A. Adams. Ball State U, 2013. Cardinal Scholar, 05 Apr. 2013. Web. 02 Dec 2014.</ref>
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== Images of Whitley County Farm ==
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Latest revision as of 12:12, 2 December 2014

Whitley County Farm
Opened 1936 (Second Location)
Closed 2001
Current Status Preserved
Building Style Single Building
Architect(s) Albert Heeter
Location Columbia City, IN
Architecture Style Neoclassical/WPA
Alternate Names
  • Meadowbrook Manor




History[edit]

The Whitley County Farm was first built in 1936. It served the community as a county home until 2001. The property contains the large, brick main house, a barn, and a pole barn. There is a cemetery for the farm located across the road from the home. The property is currently used as apartments and privately owned.[1]

Images of Whitley County Farm[edit]

Main Image Gallery: Whitley County Farm



References[edit]

  1. Hassett, Kayla. "The County Home in Indiana : A Forgotten Response to Poverty and Disability." Diss. Ed. Vera A. Adams. Ball State U, 2013. Cardinal Scholar, 05 Apr. 2013. Web. 02 Dec 2014.